Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Kermania Amsel, 1964 . Beitr. naturk. Forsch. SüdwDtl. 23 : 107.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : HIEROXESTINAE

Type-species:
Kermania pistaciella Amsel, 1964. Beitr. naturk. Forsch. SüdwDtl. 23: 108, figs 1-4.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Kermania was established in the Oinophilidae. Oniophila Stephens was transferred to the Tineidae by Davis, 1978, Smithson. Contr. Zool. 282: 1.

Robinson (2001) included a single species in the genus.

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